Destroying the Myths of Market Fundamentalism

Institutionalizing Lawlessness: Systematically Subverting Markets

Institutionalizing Lawlessness: Systematically Subverting Markets

December 8, 2018

Consumer advocate Ralph Nader gives the closing talk at the forum, “Destroying the Myths of Market Fundamentalism,” held in Washington DC, on October 19, 2018

The Lack of a Free Market for Executive Compensation

The Lack of a Free Market for Executive Compensation

December 7, 2018

Steven Clifford the author of “The CEO Pay Machine,” speaks at the forum, “Destroying the Myths of Market Fundamentalism,” held in Washington DC, on October 19, 2018

Stock Buybacks: Free-Market Ideology's License to Loot

Stock Buybacks: Free-Market Ideology’s License to Loot

December 7, 2018

William Lazonick, Professor Emeritus, U Mass Lowell, speaks at the forum, “Destroying the Myths of Market Fundamentalism,” held in Washington DC, on October 19, 2018

Public Goods: When Markets Fail

Public Goods: When Markets Fail

December 6, 2018

Prof. Joel Rogers, of University of Wisconsin Law School, speaks at the forum, “Destroying the Myths of Market Fundamentalism,” held in Washington DC, on October 19, 2018

Market Fundamentalism and Trade

Market Fundamentalism and Trade

December 3, 2018

Lori Wallach, Director of Public Citizen’s Global Trade Watch, speaks at the forum, “Destroying the Myths of Market Fundamentalism,” held in Washington DC, on October 19, 2018

The SEC and the Inadequacies of Financial Regulation

The SEC and the Inadequacies of Financial Regulation

December 1, 2018

Damon Silvers, Director of Policy and Special Counsel of the AFL-CIO, speaks at the forum, “Destroying the Myths of Market Fundamentalism,” held in Washington DC, on October 19, 2018

Endemic Market Failure and Inequality

Endemic Market Failure and Inequality

November 29, 2018

Dennis Kelleher, CEO of Better Markets, speaks at the forum, “Destroying the Myths of Market Fundamentalism,” held in Washington DC, on October 19, 2018

How Market Fundamentalism Corrupts the Political Process

How Market Fundamentalism Corrupts the Political Process

November 29, 2018

Rob Weissman, president of Public Citizen speaks at the forum, “Destroying the Myths of Market Fundamentalism,” held in Washington DC, on October 19, 2018

Systemic Corporate Crime: Business as Usual, Making Markets Irrelevant

Systemic Corporate Crime: Business as Usual, Making Markets Irrelevant

November 28, 2018

Russell Mokhiber, the editor of the Corporate Crime Reporter, speaks at the forum, “Destroying the Myths of Market Fundamentalism,” held in Washington DC, on October 19, 2018

Corporate Tax-Break Subsidies: Boosting Monopolies, Fueling Inequality

Corporate Tax-Break Subsidies: Boosting Monopolies, Fueling Inequality

November 25, 2018

Greg Leroy, Executive Director of Good jobs First, speaks at the forum, “Destroying the Myths of Market Fundamentalism,” held in Washington DC, on October 19, 2018

The Virtues and Limits of Markets

The Virtues and Limits of Markets

November 25, 2018

Robert Kuttner, co-founder and co-editor of The American Prospect, presents at the forum, “Destroying the Myths of Market Fundamentalism,” held in Washington DC, on October 19, 2018

How Fraud Corrodes Weak Market Regulations Governed by Market Fundamentalism

How Fraud Corrodes Weak Market Regulations Governed by Market Fundamentalism

November 24, 2018

Prof. Bill Black’s talk at the forum, “Destroying the Myths of Market Fundamentalism,” held in Washington DC, on October 19, 2018

Antitrust and How Kleptocracy Corrupts What Markets are Supposed to do Well

Antitrust and How Kleptocracy Corrupts What Markets are Supposed to do Well

November 23, 2018

Bert Foer, Senior Fellow at the American Antitrust Institute speaks at the forum, “Destroying the Myths of Market Fundamentalism,” held in Washington DC, on October 19, 2018

Ralph Nader: Destroying the Myths of Market Fundamentalism

Ralph Nader: Destroying the Myths of Market Fundamentalism

November 22, 2018

Market fundamentalism’s ideological tyranny is metastasizing, afflicting the young, silencing politicians and hoodwinking the media. Too few progressives have a handle on the powerful arguments that can be made to counter market fundamentalism. It’s time to confront the myths with compelling empirical reality that deconstructs and destroys the plutocratic hoax. A roundtable recorded at the Carnegie Institution of Washington DC, on October 19, 2018